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Award Workshops


The core Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year. Grantees lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields.

Please see our PowerPoint presentation from the workshop held on April 14, 2017.

Workshop Dates:

  • Roundtable with Fulbright Scholars: Friday, October 13, 10:30 – noon
  • Fulbright Application Session: Friday, February 2, 10:30 – noon



Workshops for humanities-based awards are held twice a year, in the spring and fall. Below are examples of three outstanding organizations to which we urge faculty to apply.

American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

The ACLS Fellowship Program invites research applications in all disciplines of the humanities and humanities-related social sciences. The ultimate goal of the project should be a major piece of scholarly work by the applicant. ACLS does not fund creative work (e.g., novels or films), textbooks, straightforward translation, or pedagogical projects.

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources. Fellowships support continuous full-time work for a period of six to twelve months.

National Humanities Center (NHC)

The National Humanities Center offers 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities during the academic year.

Due Dates:

  • ACLS Fellow  - Due: September 28, 2017 (anticipated)
  • Guggenheim – Due: September 19, 2017 (anticipated)
  • National Humanities Center Fellow – Due: October 18, 2017
  • Newberry Library Long-term Fellows – Due: November 15, 2017
  • NEH Fellowship – Due: April 11, 2018

Workshop Dates:

  • Friday, September 8, 2:00 – 3:30
  • Friday, February 23, 2:00 – 3:30


Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow 

Due Date: 

  • Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow – Due: November 15, 2017

Workshop Dates:

  • Thursday, August 31, 3:30 – 5:00